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Mar 2, 2012 11:35pm EST
day. and reports, now, from jasper, indiana. ginger? >> reporter: cynthia, this is one of the most incredible storm chases that i've ever been on. i could see this coming in the computer model for days. but as the images start coming in, it's still unbelievable. >> that is just amazing. >> reporter: today will go down as one of the most destructive march days in recent weather history. tornadoes tearing up the heartland. this twister took aim at the tiny town of henryville, indiana. >> a tornado. >> reporter: bearing down with winds estimated to near 165 miles per hour. the 2,000 residents here, hit by a pair of tornadoes, just minutes apart. >> it's total devastation. i lived here for 28 years. and i've never seen anything remotely close to this. >> reporter: they were part of a myriad of storms that ripped across the country today. just the latest, this week, in a series of deadly twisters. the results, overwhelming devastation. >> we're looking at henryville, indiana, total destruction up there, folks. this is very, very serious. >> reporter: in henryville, the roof ripped off t
Mar 5, 2012 11:35pm EST
. >> reporter: 39 people killed by these churning storms. going through indiana, kentucky, ohio, georgia and alabama. >> oh, no! get back! there it is. coming over the hill. >> reporter: countless others fleeing helter-skelter in cars, on foot. >> go on, go, get out, get out! >> reporter: this man scuttling into a basement in west liberty, kentucky, compelled to watch. >> oh, my god. no, no, we're all right. we're all right. >> reporter: in indiana, surviving and saving. when her house wasn't enough to protect them, stephanie decker shielded her children with her own body. >> i love my chirp. goes beyond anything else in this world. >> reporter: even giving up her legs for them. as the tornado bore down, she acted, dashing with 8-year-old dominic and 5-year-old reese into the basement. the house being sucked away around her. protecting them with her body. >> i put both of them in there and i tied the comforter and my daughter -- mom, i don't like this. i said, i no, honey. from the windows i could see the wind. i could see it blowing. then the window blew out. >> reporter: with debris crashi
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